Project Coordinator, Conservamos por Naturaleza, SPDA
Christel is currently Project Coordinator at the Conservamos por Naturaleza Initiative and the Marine Governance Initiative of the Peruvian Society of Environmental Law (SPDA). She's also an active member of the Steering Committee of CoalitionWILD, where she advises on strategic alliances and funding and acts as a representative at international and national events. She's half Indonesian, half German, but lives and works in Lima, Peru, with her husband, 2-year-old daughter, and a Peruvian naked dog, Blu. Since 2012, her work involves community-based and private conservation in the Amazon, as well as sustainable marine fisheries and marine conservation in Peru. She has an MPhil in Social Psychology from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Conservation Science from Imperial College London.